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Come to L.A. Parent’s Special-Needs Resource Fair

L.A. Parent is hosting a resource fair for families with special needs from 12:30-5 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Zimmer Children's Museum (6505 Wilshire Blvd., #100, L.A.; www.zimmermuseum.org). We hope you'll join us! Admission is free. The interactive museum will be open throughout the fair. Kids can enjoy riding in a plane, shopping in Main Street, cooking in the Blue Bagel Cafe and letting their … Read Article

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See A Holiday Family Favorite

Win a family four-pack of tickets to see A Christmas Carol on December 5 at 8pm at A Noise Within Theatre! … Read Article

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Building a Communication Foundation

Building your child’s communication skills is the single most effective way to improve behavior, play and socialization. Children who can communicate their needs, wants, likes and dislikes are much less likely to cry, scream or protest. While most parents recognize the value of good communication skills, many are unaware that there are lots of ways to shape these skills long before children b … Read Article

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CNF Hosts Benefit to Honor Scott Family

The Child Neurology Foundation (CNF), a national nonprofit working to ensure optimal care for children living with neurological diseases, held A Heroes Dinner benefit Nov 10, to honor John and Laurian Scott. The Scotts were awarded the “Hero of Promise Award” for their contributions to CNF, which paved the way for discovery of a rare gene associated with Brown-Vialetto-Van-Laere (BVVL), the dis … Read Article